Freeport-McMoRan: Communities & People

Freeport-McMoRan: Communities & People

Sustainable development means meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Freeport-McMoRan's approach to sustainable development combines three essential elements: continued economic success, building local community capacity and societal trust through stakeholder engagement, and improving environmental performance. Communities & People highlights news and stories of the company’s close collaboration with local stakeholders to minimize and mitigate adverse impacts and cultivate opportunities to maximize positive impacts.

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Climax Molybdenum, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Provides Funding for Teacher Training
Climax Molybdenum recently awarded a grant through the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation's Climax-Area Community Investment Fund for teaching social emotional development to the youth of Eagle County Colorado. Teachers at Eagle County School will be trained in a comprehensive wellness and prevention plan that helps young people learn coping and resiliency skills. The program is a partnership...
Apr 30, 2020 10:00 PM ET
Freeport-McMoRan Foundation Supported Technical School in Calama, Chile Graduates First Generation of Students
The Colegio Don Bosco De Calama recently graduated its first class of 141 students in December. The school, opened in 2016, educates middle and high school students, including indigenous children who live in the Province of El Loa near the El Abra mining operations. Students focus on technical studies in mining and electrical and mechanical skills. Enrollment is free to the more than...
Apr 23, 2020 8:25 AM ET
The School Fund of Minera El Abra, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Funds Leadership Program for 600 Students and Teachers
The School of Leaders: Empodérate El Loa Program, a partnership of Emprende Joven and the Minera El Abra School Fund, promotes social-emotional skills for students and provides teacher training in the Calama region of Chile. Social-emotional skills include the knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary for youth to recognize and control their emotions and behaviors. Social-...
Apr 9, 2020 2:20 PM ET
Navajo Women Entrepreneurs Graduate From Freeport-McMoRan’s Free Online Business Training Program
March 26, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Project DreamCatcher, Freeport-McMoRan’s free online business training program designed to create economic opportunities for women entrepreneurs, recently graduated 16 Navajo women from the Navajo Nation in New Mexico. DreamCatcher is part of the DreamBuilder project, which is a partnership between the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation and the Thunderbird School...
Mar 26, 2020 5:05 AM ET
Freeport-McMoRan United Way Campaign Tops $11 Million
March 5, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Freeport-McMoRan employees continued the tradition of giving back to the community by pledging more than $4 million in 2019, which raised a record-setting $11.1 million with the company match program for United Ways across the U.S. Each year, Freeport-McMoRan partners with United Way to raise funds for health and human service agencies providing vital...
Mar 5, 2020 3:10 PM ET

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